Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

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356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

STRONG LOW PRESSURE WELL OFF THE EAST COAST WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
AWAY FROM THE AREA THIS EVENING. ANOTHER WEAKER LOW PRESSURE IS
FORECAST TO DEVELOP OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST OVERNIGHT. LOW
PRESSURE AT THE SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL PERSIST OVER THE REGION
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT BRINGING PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE AREA. THE LOW
PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY MOVE AWAY ON WEDNESDAY FOLLOWED BY COLDER
AIR AND BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES FOR THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. AN ARCTIC
COLD FRONT ON FRIDAY NIGHT OR SATURDAY WILL USHER IN PERHAPS THE
COLDEST AIR OF THE WINTER FOR NEXT WEEKEND.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY LATE.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
FREEZING SPRAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. SNOW LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. SNOW. RAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT... BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE. MAINLY
IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SNOW.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   A
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING SPRAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   SNOW LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. FREEZING SPRAY.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING N
5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.

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DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
356 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.   SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS UP TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SNOW LIKELY.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.

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